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China dangles staggering $15bn before Bawumia’s eyes

The Chinese government has dangled a staggering $15bn before the eyes of a government busy fighting off illegal miners including Chinese nationals. Ghana in exchange,...

Chinese Immigrants in Africa Struggle to Find Local Acceptance

With China pouring billions of US dollars worth of investments each year into Africa, new Chinese immigrants arriving in the continent, seeking new opportunities...

Why Chinese Infrastructure Loans in Africa Represent a Brand-New Type of Neocolonialism

How will African countries repay massive debts to China? Amid much fanfare, the Nairobi-Mombasa railway line opened in Kenya on May 31, 18 months ahead...

Kenyans Fear Chinese-Backed Railway Is Another ‘Lunatic Express’

NAIROBI, Kenya — With sloping, charcoal-gray walls that resemble the elegant curves of a luxury car, Nairobi’s sleek new railway station, built by China,...

China ensures its position in Africa by pouring billions into infrastructure and education

China's growing global influence now reaches deep into Africa — at a time when Western powers are retreating from the continent. The relationship is critical...